Services for Mobile Users

Flipster - Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®

Read popular magazines for free on your mobile device with Flipster!

For Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®, and Windows® Phone 7 devices. 

Hoopla Digital - Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®, and Windows® 7 Phone App

Overdrive

Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, and more, 24/7 with your library card.

For Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®, and Windows® Phone 7 devices. Download the app from Google Play or iTunes.

Libby by OverDrive - Android™ and iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad® app

Libby is designed to make borrowing and enjoying eBooks and audiobooks easier than ever. You can use Libby in place of, or in addition to, the OverDrive app. 

More information about the app can be found on the Meet Libby website.

Overdrive - Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®, and Windows® 7 Phone App

Overdrive

Android™, Blackberry®, iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®, and Windows® Phone 7 users can use the FREE Overdrive eReader app to read EPUB eBooks from the Overdrive eBook collection.

More information about the Overdrive app can be found on the Overdrive Media Console website.

RBdigital - Android™ and iPhone®/iPod Touch®/iPad®

RBdigital brings your favorite magazines in the GCLS collection to you, wherever and whenever you like. Enjoy top magazine titles on iPad, iPhone, Android mobile phones and tablets, and even on your home computer, and sync your library seamlessly to all your devices.

BookMyne™ - Android™, iPhone®, iPod Touch®, and iPad® App

BookMyne Android™, iPhone®, iPod Touch®, and iPad® users can search the library catalog for books, music, movies, and more by downloading the BookMyne™ app. You can also place holds, renew items, and more using the app.

EBSCOhost - Android™, iPhone®, iPod Touch®, and iPad® App

EBSCOhost

EBSCOhost for Android™, iPhone®, iPod Touch®, and iPad® allows searching of the library’s Ebscohost research databases such as Academic Search, MasterFile, and Business Source, and others. You can view search results in visual landscape mode, save articles offline, and more.

To get started, visit EBSCOhost via the library web site, and click the link in the footer at the bottom of the page (see image below) to email yourself an authentication key and a link to the free app. Follow the instructions in the email to download the app and activate it.

Ebscohost footer

Other Services

The Gloucester County Library System also offers services to customers "on the go" through the use of specially formatted web pages, RSS feeds, text messaging (SMS), and Library Elf. Library users can access this information anytime and anywhere using their mobile device.

Text Messaging (SMS)

The Mullica Hill Branch Reference Department can be contacted by texting: START to (856) 270-7883. Please be aware that text messages have a 160 character limit and are only suitable for short, simple questions. A Reference Librarian will respond via return message as time permits during normal business hours.

Please note that GCLS does not charge for SMS services, but standard text messaging rates may be applied by your service provider. Cost is contingent upon your phone plan and wireless service provider.

Library Elf

Library Elf can be configured to automatically send you text message alerts of available holds and overdue materials. See our Library Elf page for more information.